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Learning Analytics - Blackboard

I’ve been having a look at the Learning Analytics tools available to us at the moment, within Blackboard and beyond, with a view to coming up with some good practice recommendations for improving student retention. 1,510 more words

Peer review of the Welsh National Digital Strategy for FE

The outputs from the Welsh National Digital Strategy objective building workshops held in November 2017 have now been compiled, with the opportunity for stakeholders to review and comment on the vision and objectives. 106 more words


Web 2.0 report: ten years on

My Web 2.0 report, written for JISC, way back in 2007, is fast approaching its tenth anniversary.

I had a quick look at Google Scholar to see how the citations were doing and was pleased to see it has now passed the 2,000 mark. 119 more words


Uphill Battle

This was my first proper week back to training and bloody hell was it hard. I forgot just how hard it is! I’m thinking of doing a week’s diving intensively in Sheffield, it would really push my training along a bit and although I won’t be ready to take the test after it I’ll be much closer to taking it. 490 more words

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S.P.A Training

This week I did my SPA (Single Pitch Award) training “weekend”. Why on Earth I decided to do it in January I’m not sure but oh well what’s done is done. 595 more words

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First Week Back

This week was an interesting week back, ending with me on a train to Wales. I had one last climbing session before my SPA training course in which I did a few lead climbs and some auto-belay climbs. 461 more words

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